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In Afghanistan, Visiting Kabul's Old City

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Seeing Both Sides: Reports From Afghanistan

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Friend Or Foe? In Afghanistan, The Picture Is Unclear

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Under Fire, The Fight Heats Up In Afghanistan

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NPR's Photographer Reports From Afghanistan

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